MBA is a London (UK) based architectural firm specializing in residential, temporary, commercial and public architecture in domestic and international markets.
Our team are able to organize a multi-disciplinary approach to different kind of projects, respecting your budget and your overall objective.
Create a place of meditation where the construction aspect is mitigated by sensory inputs and paying attention to the human scale in order to generate a positive impact on the emotional state of the people who will use its spaces.
The aim of this project is, with a temporary and reusable structure, explain to the citizens the history and evolution of the Wandsworth Borough over the years. The Information Pavilion is designed to be able to be re- located and adapted to any desirable location, either inside or outside the Borough. Inside the pavilion, visitors can find models of the different areasand new aproved projects to “build an even better Wandsworth” and, of course, an information point. This way, the building can
The library is conceived as a building open to the public, a resting place between the long pedestrian axis that extends from the metropolitan auditorium to the central square of cultural complex. "The project is not only a beautiful object but a real special route: a long trip to discover in successive stages". The two volumes that constitute the library are "one the negative the other". The south facade is enriched at the bottom by a "massive" elliptical volume which contains the ground floor
The aim of this Competition was to design a temporary, free standing INFORMATION PAVILION, within the world famous Trafalgar Square in the Heart of London, for the visitors during the 2012 Olympic Games. The competition hopes to encourage and reward design excellence at a small scale which integrates function, structure, details and the spirit of the games. Encourage the employment of sustainable design in all aspects of the proposal.
The program addresses the regeneration of a peripheral area of the old Sicilian town of Erice between Porta Spada and the church San Giovanni. The proposed project is a sort of extension of the walls of Erice, the purpose of redefining the visual boundaries of the medieval city. Taking advantage of the complex morphology of the land in the study area, the project comes from thinking you want to create a public space for minimum impact with a camouflage with the natural shape of the land itself..
International Competition for the construction of 103 rent-controlled housing in Alcalà de Henares-Madrid. In defining the master plan of the project we have discarded the idea of a united front only parallel to the principal Avenue. We felt that the subdivided intervention into several parts could achieve an interaction with various elements producing semi-private and semi-public spaces. We have chosen to make a differentiation of the elements that make up our type block: with massive shape..
“L’Ecole de Beaux Arts “ is conceived as a building open to the public, a place to stop between the long pedestrian axis that extends from the Ledoux Rotunda and the City of Science. Also its shape pays homage to the Tourette of Le Corbusier, creating a courtyard dominated by small amphitheatre and closing out towards the busy rue de Crimée and the horrible Tour de Flandre result of real estate speculation of the years 60/70. The design choices that are made on the assumption that we want to cre
We designed @MACH 2018 the Booth for the Swiss company MIKRON TOOL SA AGNO that develops and produces small and medium-sized high-precision cutting tools for the high-end market. More about Mikron Tool: www.mikrontool.com
This is a private residence, we renovated an old farmhouse. We wanted to recover the ancient beams of the ceiling. The doors are all on top a glass surface which show the continuity of the wooden ceiling in this way we have tried to remember the old perception of a single open space (the space occupied by the living room, bathroom and bedroom was originally a barn). The particularity of the project was the desire to create a video projection ephemeral room through the use of sliding curtains ...